What do you think is the most unusual thing in Petrozavodsk that could remind about USA?
There is a wonderful Onega embankment in Petrozavodsk! This place could be called cultural center of the city. It is famous for many monuments and sculptures donated by sister cities and located along the embankment.
The first one which initiated the whole gallery of sculptures was “Fishermen”. It was a present from the twin city “Duluth” (Minnesota, USA). It was installed in 1991. Author - sculptor Rafael Consuegra. There are Russian and American fishermen throwing a fishing net. According to the author this net symbolizes the joint creative work.
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